16 of Nova Scotia’s top junior swimmers will be competing at the 2018 Canadian Junior Swimming Championships in Winnipeg, MB atthe Pan Am Pool. The pool competition will begin tomorrow, July 25th and wrap-up Sunday July 29th; Open Water will take place Monday July 30th at St. Malo Provincial Park.
The Canadian Junior Swimming Championships, previously known as Canadian Age Group Championships, is the highest national-level competition for swimmers aged 18 years and under.
There will be plenty of young athletes to watch, including some members of Swimming Canada’s Junior open water team who will use this competition to help them prepare for the FINA World Junior Open Water Swimming Championships in September. The field also includes former Halifax Trojan Swimmer, Jade Hannah, member of the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games team.
In total, approximately 700 swimmers from 150 clubs are expected to compete from across Canada with visiting competitors from five Countries.
Prelims begin at 9:00am and finals begin at 5:30pm local time daily
|Hayden Bartoch, Heidi Bartoch||Halifax Wavecutters Aquatic Club (HWAC)|
|Nicholas Bourbonniere, Ethan Boyle, Isabelle Dearnaley, Grace Earle, Liam Ferguson, Ashleigh McKenna, Hanna Mountford, Will Myrer, Marion Synishin||Halifax Trojan Aquatic Club (HTAC)|
|Craig Bush, Ella Dobson, Lucy Jardine||Sackville Waves Aquatic Team (SWAT)|
|Madison Bond||Truro Centurion Swim Club (TCSC)|
|Bo Stokesbury-Price||Wolfville Tritons Swim Club (WTSC)|
For additional information please, including daily timelines and reports visit Swimming Canada’s Information Page